Uni­ver­sal Cross­word

The Beacon (Gander) - - Puzzles - THE OR­GAN PLAYS YOU By Ti­mothy E. Parker

ACROSS

1 Short­ened word, short­ened 5 Sound of a fat tomato hit­ting a floor 10 Back­ups to starters 14 Re­volver in a sub­way 19 A ___ co­in­ci­dence 20 Bon­nie’s crime mate 21 Rid­ing pig­gy­back, e.g. 22 Kind of colony for cons 23 Restau­rant of­fer­ing 24 Mr. Goldfin­ger 25 Hamil­ton du­eler 26 Hops dry­ers 27 Mind game (Part 1 of 4) 31 Spir­i­tual ses­sion? 32 Leav­ened flat­bread of In­dia 33 Bat­ter­ing, pow­er­ful wind 34 Ex­pires per­ma­nently 35 Fighter’s weapon 36 Slight, itty-bitty bit 37 Guid­ing prin­ci­ple, in Chi­nese phi­los­o­phy 40 Dispatch boat 43 Pleas­ant to be around 44 Words be­fore “new world’s record” 45 Place of many wa­gers 46 To­tally drunk 47 Com­mon de­liv­ery of long ago? 52 Peo­ple-funny link 53 Badger­like an­i­mal 54 Aus­tralian par­rot 55 Crown­ing high points 56 Cy­cle in one’s sleep 57 DeLuise of com­edy films 58 Ti­tle for Shake­speare 59 ___-Wan Kenobi 60 Mind game (Part 2 of 4) 69 Land­ing guess 70 Bot­tom-heavy fruit 71 Some spa­ces in pa­pers 72 Di­rec­tion op­po­site WSW 73 Skill­ful 76 So­ci­etal square peg in a round hole 77 Sawyer of news and jour­nal­ism 80 All-hours cash source 81 Meet­ing with­out trav­el­ing 85 Flashy dance ma­neu­ver 86 Sea­side-soar­ing ea­gle 87 Cheers for work­ing a cape with skill 88 Fails to be 89 Up to now91 “Un­der the ___” (“The Lit­tle Mer­maid” song) 92 He had mul­ti­ple bad hare days? 93 Hoo-has and other big fusses 94 Small in­let 96 CD word 97 Cain’s un­for­tu­nate vic­tim 98 Sym­bols of per­fec­tion 101 Mind game (Part 3 of 4) 108 Big name in alu­minum foil 109 “Green” pre­fix 110 Fur­ni­ture pro­duc­ers? 111 Mince words? 112 Dirty delta de­posits 113 Mind game (Part 4 of 4) 114 Some Eastern rulers 115 “Mon­ster” of a south­west lizard 116 Words with heart or seat 117 Snaky warn­ing or a ra­di­a­tor’s “I’m work­ing” 118 Ketchup al­ter­na­tive 119 Win­dow part

DOWN

1 Shells and ar­rows, e.g. 2 Com­plaints, in slang 3 Sup­port­ing neck­wear? 4 Puts in more 1-Down 5 Hard to come by 6 Good points or as­sets 7 Harp­like in­stru­ment of long ago 8 Miner’s “door­way” 9 Type of foul in the NBA 10 Mid­night assem­bly of witches 11 One-eighty 12 Tora ___ (Afghanistan re­gion) 13 Full of spirit and vi­tal­ity 14 Ru­ined, as food­stuff 15 Ruf­fle, as hair 16 “Meet Me ___ Louis” 17 Stucco back­ing 18 “So what ___ is new?” 28 Word be­fore jack and af­ter stu­dent 29 Pal­ette stand 30 Wa­ter nymph of mythol­ogy 35 Ar­son re­sult 36 Creepy one 37 Se­na­tor’s six years 38 Kitty feeder, in poker 39 Ut­ter­ances of ad­mi­ra­tion 40 Early morn­ing sound 41 Olive-green song­bird 42 Gro­cery check­out units 43 Crazy fan 44 Type of per­son who can’t de­liver tall tales? 45 Prod­uct from cas­tor beans 48 Cin­na­mon buns’ en­tice­ment 49 Pack down dirt 50 “The ___ of the Cave Bear” 51 Rum cakes 57 “I’ll have the same” 58 Soap unit 59 City near Salt Lake City 61 Na­tive Amer­i­can dwelling of old 62 Popped a cork 63 Yacht­ing haz­ards 64 Sign from a third base coach mean­ing “don’t swing” 65 Wife of a ra­jah 66 Kind of nar­row eyes 67 Undo, as a knot 68 Dan­gle car­rots in front of 73 Farewells of old Rome 74 Likely to end badly 75 Land­lady of Lav­erne and Shirley 76 Gilts 77 Leaves in the lurch 78 Qual­ity and Hol­i­day, for two 79 Pre­tend to be a dif­fer­ent per­son? 82 Bos­ton Celtics Hall of Famer Bob 83 Horse’s bur­den 84 It’s pounded for or­der 90 Sailor’s bear­ings 92 ___ fid­dle (quite healthy) 93 Monastery VIPs 94 Ticket-writ­ing troop­ers, e.g. 95 Texas city 96 Thing some­times played on a mu­si­cal in­stru­ment 97 Hang­ing ta­pes­try 99 Grou­cho’s Tat­tooed Lady 100 Var­i­ous gar­den mix­tures 101 Sprint 102 Sec­tions of pelvises 103 655 in Ro­man nu­mer­als 104 Disgusted grunts 105 “___ la Douce” ( film) 106 Arm­strong or Di­a­mond 107 Home of the Jazz hoop­sters

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